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What Is Eco-Translation?

The fundamental idea of eco-translation – and of eco-translatology as the study of translation from an ecological perspective – is that translators and translations form part of larger system of interdependencies that can be investigated in terms of an eco-system. 

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Start: Nov 10, 2016 12:00:00 PM
End: Nov 11, 2016 4:00:00 PM

The Threat of Technology to the Profession of Translating

Mr Andy Walker, Senior Lecturer in TranslationTechnology at the University of Roehampton will give a talk for CenTraS on the threat of technology to the profession of translating.

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Start: May 18, 2016 4:00:00 PM
End: May 18, 2016 5:00:00 PM

Translating Taboos in Audiovisuals

Visiting academic from the University of Bologna, Dr Chiara Bucaria, will give a talk on Audiovisual Translation for CenTraS, with the support of the Erasmus Teaching Mobility programme.

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Start: May 11, 2016 4:00:00 PM
End: May 11, 2016 6:00:00 PM

Video-Game Localisation Professionals: Training the “Bridge” between Markets

Video games have been around for 70 years and, during this time, the video game industry has evolved and reached limits that not even the creators of the first game could have imagined, but also it has moved masses of fans and it has unleashed passions only compared to those risen with the most-followed sport in the world: football. 

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Start: May 4, 2016 4:00:00 PM
End: May 4, 2016 5:00:00 PM

Can translation help eradicate poverty?

In this talk, Alberto Sanz Martins, head of the Translations Team at Oxfam Great Britain, will explore the linguistic needs of a large INGO.

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Start: Nov 25, 2015 4:00:00 PM
End: Nov 25, 2015 5:00:00 PM

Between the Covers

Ros Schwartz will talk about the nuts and bolts of literary translation with reference to concrete examples from her own work, in particular retranslating classics. 

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Start: Oct 28, 2015 4:00:00 PM
End: Oct 28, 2015 5:00:00 PM

Dr Victoria Solomonidis on Radio 4

Dr Victoria Solomonidis, Teaching Fellow at CenTraS, discusses Melina Mercouri with Maggie Ayre on Radio 4's programme, Great Lives:

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Dr Jorge Díaz-Cintas receives an award

Dr Jorge Diaz-Cintas has received an award by the Spanish Association of Audiovisual Translators.

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Start: May 8, 2015 9:00:00 AM
End: Aug 13, 2015 12:00:00 AM